Linus Klausenitzer

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Linus Klausenitzer


    • Germany
    • Germany
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Known for his significant 6/7 string fretless bass sound Ibanez artist Linus Klausenitzer gained international fame. With German's biggest active Death Metal band OBSCURA he has toured intensely all around the world since 2011. He started to perform internationally as a band member of Fall of Serenity and his first experimental band Noneuclid. In 2014, Linus co-founded the extreme metal band ALKALOID which consists of international high-class musicians, including current and former members of OBSCURA, Spawn of Possession, Aborted, Dark Fortress, Necrophagist, God Dethroned, Blotted Science and Noneuclid. Alkaloid seamlessly ebb and flow through an arrangement of styles and genres, creating an intelligent and fascinating blend of Prog, Death Metal, and Fusion. In 2015 Alkaloid was the first German Death Metal band to ever perform in Egypt. Later Linus Klausenitzer started to give bass masterclasses ("Guitar Summit", "Popakademie" and many more) and to be a speaker about "a digital musician". Digital masterclasses are available at different online platforms like and As a studio artist he recorded with musicians like Marco Minnemann (Steven Wilson, Joe Satriani, Kreator, etc.), Jeff Loomis (Arch Enemy, Nevermore), and Marty Friedman (Megadeth).